13 Avr # OF OPERATING ROOM EQUIPMENT IN SYRIA
# OF OPERATING ROOM EQUIPMENT IN SYRIA:
- About 40% of the surveyed hospitals relied on portable operating lights, given the circumstances of the war, although the portable lights are less effective in hospitals, but easier to transport. However, 43 of all operating lights, fixed and portable, will require maintenance.
- There were a total of 35 anesthesia machines that will require maintenance, out of 226 anesthesia machines available.
- Traction tables that are used by orthopedic surgeon were 47. There were 33 hospitals that need such specialized tables, when an orthopedic surgeon is available.